New York CPT Exam Prep Live-May

  • NSCA-CPT New York Exam Prep Live

    Date: May 3-4, 2014

    Swedish Institute College of Health Sciences 
    151 West 26th Street 
    New York City, NY 10001

    Important Information  

    Please call 800-815-6826 if you require special accommodations. Topics and speakers subject to change without prior notification.  

    This clinic may have hands-on sessions. Participants are asked to dress comfortably and only participate within their physical limitations.

    NSCA-CPT New York Exam Prep Live

    May 3-4, 2014 

    Use the links on the left to view the conference event schedule by day. 

    All NSCA Conferences and Events are subject to change location and date; as well as possible cancellation without notice. Speaker, topic, and format subject to change without prior notification.

    NSCA-CPT New York Exam Prep Live 

    Registration Rates

    Cutoff days are by postmark

    Now -Thru April 5
    April 6-Thru May 1
    After May 1
    NSCA Member Rate $270 $300 $350
    Non-Member Rate $300 $330 $350



    All refund requests must be submitted in WRITING and should include the reason for cancellation. NO refunds will be accepted via phone. Full refunds less $20 if postmarked by April 5.

    NO REFUNDS after April 5.


    Event Itinerary

    Saturday, May 3

    8:00am-8:45amIntroduction and Testing Strategies 
    8:45am-9:45amClient Consultation and Health Appraisal 
    10:00am-11:15amFitness Evaluation 
    11:15am-12:00pmNutrition and Goal Setting 
    12:00pm-1:00pmLunch (Not Provided)
    1:00pm-2:30pmExercise Technique (Lecture)     
    2:45pm-4:30pmExercise Technique (Hands On)
    4:30pm-5:00pmDay 1 Review and Q&A

    Session Descriptions
    Brief history of the National Strength and Conditioning Association, overview of the Exam Prep Symposium (EPS) and certification exam test-taking strategies.
    Explanation of the steps required in the client-trainer agreement and the importance of compatibility as well as health appraisal evaluation and risk factors.
    Review of fitness testing administration and interpretation of results.
    Basic nutrition and personal trainers scope of practice as well as the theories of goal setting.
    Basics of exercise technique; including grip types, body position, breathing techniques and proper execution of free weight, machine, and stability ball exercises.
    Hands-on demonstration of exercise technique. Attendees will also practice, coach, and evaluate the core lifts with feedback and instruction from the presenter.
    Open time to review any questions related to day 1
    Event Itinerary

    Sunday, May 4

    8:00am-9:15amSpecial Populations 
    9:30am-11:00amFitness Evaluation (Hands-On)
    11:15am-12:00pmSafety, Emergency, and Legal Issues 
    12:00pm-1:00pmLunch (Not Provided)
    1:00pm-2:30pmProgram Planning 
    2:30pm-3:30pmPractice Exam 
    3:40pm-4:30pmPractice Exam Review 
    4:30pm-5:00pmWrap-up/ Q&A

    Session Descriptions
    Learn the causative factors related to common disease and injuries affecting personal training clients, as well as training recommendations and contraindications.
    Hands-on demonstration and practice from the day 1 Fitness Assessment lecture.
    Overview of the practice, and duties owed to maintain a safe training environment.
    Learn the steps to effectively design progressive exercise programs for personal training clients of all fitness levels.
    Test what you've learned! This practice exam is only available at the Exam Prep Symposium.
    Following the practice exam, the presenters will review the correct answers and explain any questions you may have!
    Open time to review any questions related to the exam and/or the exam prep.